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6 01, 2020

2020 MOTORSPORT WINTER FASHION. MY SPARCO BOBBLE HAT.

By | January 6th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

I do use affiliate links. If you purchase an item, via a link on the blog, I will receive a small percentage from the sale. please do not let this put you off from purchasing something through the blog. My aim is to inform and save you money. Winter is here and if, like me, [...]

21 11, 2019

BMW M3 WITH THE COMPETITION PACK FOR SALE. Car news.

By | November 21st, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

If you have a used car budget of £40,000 and you want a vehicle that can fit 5 adults with luggage, is extremely fast, handles with poise, has a motorsport pedigree and isn’t a huge luxury saloon, estate or SUV....then I think you should have a look at this - the BMW M3 with the Competition Pack. [...]

27 08, 2019

MERCEDES-AMG GT 63 S 4 DOOR COUPE. Short blog review.

By | August 27th, 2019|reviews|0 Comments

If you want a GT car with a sense of theatre that accompanies you everywhere you go and you have over £130,000 - then I recommend that you consider a Mercedes AMG GT63 S.  I would never get tired of hearing its V8 engine soundtrack - which sounds as if it’s from a World War [...]

31 05, 2019

DRIVING ONE OF MY CHILDHOOD HERO CARS. THE AUDI UR QUATTRO. Car news.

By | May 31st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

People say that you shouldn’t meet your childhood heroes.  Last week drove one of my childhood “hero cars”....a 1990 Audi UR Quattro! This car belongs to the Audi UK Heritage fleet. I have to say that my emotions were pretty mixed as I walked up to the car with the keys in my hand. This [...]

24 04, 2019

CLIO 197 RENAULTSPORT AND WHY I THINK IT COULD BE ONE OF TODAY’S USEABLE CLASSIC CARS.

By | April 24th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

Are you thinking of buying or investing in a used car??? Then this (the first in a series of blogs on affordable used cars to purchase) might be of interest to you.  The Clio 197 Renaultsport has all the hallmarks to be an affordable, modern and classic car so read on to find out why. [...]

27 01, 2020

MITSUBISHI LANCER EVO VI TOMMI MAKINEN EDITION FOR SALE. Car news.

By | January 27th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

This Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VI Tommi Makiene Edition is a must for the early Play Station generation ....which includes me too. I remember choosing the Mitsubishi Lancer whilst playing Gran Turismo.   It is going under the hammer at the CCA Classic Car and Restoration Show 2020 Auction in March. It is a 2000 model year [...]

21 01, 2020

BEAT THE UK FROST WITH TRIPLE QX WINTER DE-ICER.

By | January 21st, 2020|car news|0 Comments

I do use affiliate links. If you purchase an item, via a link on the blog, I will receive a small percentage from the sale. please do not let this put you off from purchasing something through the blog. My aim is to inform and save you money. Euro Car Parts "Deal Of The Week" [...]

20 01, 2020

A VERY LIMITED EDITION MORGAN PLUS 4. New car news.

By | January 20th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Morgan have announced that they will stop making cars with their famous steel chassis this year and this includes their most popular car - the Morgan Plus 4 The Morgan Plus 4 is celebrating its 70thyear in production.  To mark this achievement Morgan will be producing just 20 Plus 4 70th Anniversary Edition cars.  The chassis [...]

16 01, 2020

AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL SHOW 2020.

By | January 16th, 2020|car news, motorshow blogs|0 Comments

Last Saturday I visited the Autosport International Show at the NEC Birmingham.  This is always an exciting time because it is officially the start of the 2020 Motorsport Season.  McLaren F1 driver Lando officially opened the doors to the show on Saturday and Ferrari F1 driver Charles Leclerc was doing the same on Sunday for [...]

15 01, 2020

NEW BENTLEY MULSANNE 6.75 EDITION BY MULLINER. New car news.

By | January 15th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Bentley has announced that production of the Mulsanne will end in Spring 2020.  To celebrate this fact they will be producing a special edition - the Mulsanne 6.75 Edition by Mulliner.  Production is limited to only 30 unique examples. Its name is inspired by the 6¾-litre engine which this year celebrates its 60th year in production. The [...]

14 01, 2020

THE VOLKSWAGEN UP! GTI IS BACK. New car news.

By | January 14th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

After a short break the UP! GTI is now available to order with prices starting from £15,895 on the road. The UP! GTI keeps its 1.0 litre three-cylinder turbocharged engine which produces 115 PS. 0 to 62 mph takes 8.8 seconds. The up! GTI is the perfect example of Volkswagen catering for enthusiasts and regular [...]

9 01, 2020

A NEW LIMITED EDITION ASTON MARTIN V12 SPEEDSTER. New car news.

By | January 9th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Aston Martin has confirmed that they will start making a new 2 seater V12 Speedster, but production will be limited to only 88 cars. The new Speedster will be powered by a 5.2 litre V12 twin-turbo engine which will produce around 700 PS and 700 Nm of torque. It will use a ZF 8-speed auto [...]

6 01, 2020

2019 UK NEW CAR REGISTRATIONS FELL -2.4%. New car news.

By | January 6th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

UK new car registrations for 2019 fell -2.4%. There was a total of 2.3 million units registered last year. Record levels of registrations for battery electric cars up 144%. “A third year of decline for the UK new car market is a significant concern for industry and the wider economy. Political and economic uncertainty, and [...]